Arboraptor, Mendes & Oliveira & Chamorro-Rengifo & Rafael, 2018

Mendes, Diego Matheus De Mello, Oliveira, Jomara Cavalcante De, Chamorro-Rengifo, Juliana & Rafael, José Albertino, 2018, Two new genera of predatory katydids (Orthoptera: Tettigoniidae: Meconematinae) from the Amazon rainforest, Zootaxa 4438 (2), pp. 261-282: 266

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4438.2.3

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:805D1567-C107-45B2-903D-41BFC116D5C9

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/DA3B87E8-0A53-FFAC-FF74-74F9FA5C2EC3

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Plazi

scientific name

Arboraptor
status

gen. nov.

Key to males of Arboraptor   gen. nov.

1. Cerci short, flattened dorsoventrally, with three projections on the inner portion. Styli longer than cerci, median portion of styles touching each other at midline ( Fig. 2I –J View FIGURE 2 )........................................ Arboraptor viridis   sp. nov.

- Cerci elongate, cylindrical, with apex flattened laterally ( Fig. 10E –G View FIGURE 10 ). Styli shorter than cerci, touching only apex ( Fig. 10F View FIGURE 10 ).............................................................. Arboraptor   stigmata ( Nickle, 2003) comb. nov.